This ruling is not a major victory for Texas or a sign that the court will rule against the DOJ on the important questions.
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The department claimed in its filing that the state passed the law ‘to prevent women from exercising their constitutional rights.’
If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, we can expect a long campaign of massive federal resistance to state laws.
The Department of Justice is arguing that Texas implemented its law ‘in open defiance of the Constitution.’
The order requires Attorney General Merrick Garland to publicize all relevant documents over the next six months.
The Texas law empowers private citizens to enforce a ban on abortions after a heartbeat can be detected.
The administration should be embarrassed by the arguments it’s making.
The CDC’s eviction moratorium is poorly reasoned and completely outside the remit of the agency.
And Dr. Anthony Fauci needs to stop his deception.